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Grand Theft Parsons is a 2003 movie based on the true story of the legendary country musician Gram Parsons, who died of an overdose in 1973. Parsons and his road manager, Phil Kaufman (played by Johnny Knoxville) made a pact in life that whoever died first would be cremated by the other in the Joshua Tree National Park, an area of desert they both loved and cherished. // February 24 - The Pianist, directed by Roman Polanski, wins 7 Cesar Awards: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Sound, Best Production Design, Best Music and Best Cinematography. ... Gram Parsons (November 5, 1946 – September 19, 1973) was an American singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist born Ingram Cecil Connor, III. A solo artist as well as a member of both The Byrds and The Flying Burrito Brothers, he is best known for a series of recordings which anticipate the... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Johnny Knoxville (born Philip John Clapp on March 11, 1971 in Knoxville, Tennessee) is an American comic actor and daredevil. ... Binomial name Yucca brevifolia Schott ex Torr. ... This article is about arid terrain. ...


Parsons' death prompts Kaufman to fulfill his promise and a subtle black comedy unwinds, with Kaufman bribing mortuary personnel, renting a psychedelic hearse and trekking across the US, pursued all the while by Parsons' ex-girlfriend (Christina Applegate) and his father. This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American Emmy Award-winning and Tony Award-nominated actress, particularly well-known for playing Kelly Bundy on the Fox television network sitcom Married. ...


Produced by Frank Mannion, directed by David Caffrey and written by Jeremy Drysdale, Grand Theft Parsons was shown at the London Film Festival in November 2003 and also appeared at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2004. Irish Film Producer, based in London Producer • Mad Cows Producer • Divorcing Jack Co-Producer • Grand Theft Parsons Cast • Divorcing Jack Finbar Kelly ... The Times bfi London Film Festival is the UKs largest public film event, screening 300 films from 60 countries. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Sundance Film Festival is a film festival in the United States, and ranks alongside the Cannes, France, Venice, Italy, Berlin, Germany, and Toronto, Canada festivals as one of the most prestigious in the world. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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Grand Theft Parsons - definition of Grand Theft Parsons in Encyclopedia (201 words)
Grand Theft Parsons is a 2003 movie based on the true story of the legendary country musician Gram Parsons, who died of an overdose in 1973.
Parsons and his road manager, Phil Kaufman (played by Johnny Knoxville) made a pact in life that whoever died first would bury the other in the Joshua Tree National Park, an area of desert they both loved and cherished.
Parsons' death prompts Kaufman to fulfill his promise and a subtle fl comedy unwinds, with Kaufman bribing mortuary personnel, renting a psychedelic hearse and trekking across the US, pursued all the while by Parsons' ex-girlfriend (Christina Applegate) and his father.
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